"Update: Access to Affordable Health Care in Virginia"
Tuesday, April 21 , 2015
Old County Office Bldg., Rm. 235, 401 McIntire Rd., Charlottesville
Meet and Greet at 11:30 am
Program begins at Noon
For Lunch Reservations at the meeting, box lunch $8.
Contact the office, 970-1707, or email: email@example.com by Monday, April 20
"The 2015 General Assembly Session has ended without closing the health care coverage gap in Virginia. While the adopted budget includes some good provisions for safety net providers and a limited group of low-income adults with serious mental health conditions, the failure to close the gap for up to 400,000 Virginians overshadows those measures." (Healthcare for All Virginians: http://havcoalition.org/ )
Our guest speaker, Jill Hanken, is a staff member of the Virginia Poverty Law Center (VLPC), a non-profit organization that serves Virginia's legal aid system by providing advocacy, training, and litigation support on civil justice issues that affect low-income Virginians ( http://www.vplc.org/health-law/ ).
Ms. Hanken will update us on:
Following her presentation, Ms. Hanken will respond to questions from the audience. Join us on Tuesday, April 21, program at noon, to hear about this important issue that our League has a stake in.